These fabrics are made from long fibers, which makes them soft to touch and light. They are combed and hence denser, which provides protection from wind at the same time are well ventilated. They naturally recover their original shape, making them wrinkle resistant. Common types of Worsted Wool Fabrics include Twill, Herringbone, Serge and even Flannel. Worsted Fabrics are also blended with cashmere, cotton, and several other fabrics to generate softer textures and finishes.
Eternally fashionable, worsted woolen fabrics have been used to make formal suiting, trench coats and other fine outerwear garments.